Author Archives: Alan Tang

About Alan Tang

I'm a Chinese Singaporean living in the Eastern part of SG. I tweet on current affairs & inspirational quotes. I blog on issues or events if they interest me. I also share some of the interesting jokes, stories or anecdotes from my friends or observations on my blog. Thanks for visiting my blog.

Vehicle Entry Permit (VEP) – Tit for Tac

Our closest neighbor West Malaysia has decided to impose a Vehicle Entry Permit (VEP) fee for foreign registered vehicles entering their country. The amount and date of implementation have yet to be decided. They are still not undecided but public … Continue reading

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First World Parliament in “First Among Equals”

One of my favorite novels is Jeffery Archer’s “First Among Equals” published in 1984. It’s a political novel based on the British Westminster model – multi-party parliamentary system similar to ours. I first read this novel nearly 30 yrs ago. … Continue reading

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World Cup euphoria at Elias CC

For the past few weeks, the soccer mania fever is sweeping across the land like nobody’s business. This once in 4 years World Cup Soccer is getting on every one’s nerves. They say that this is the most watched sporting … Continue reading

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Per-min parking charges is good news for m/cyclists

WEF : 1st July 2014, all motorcycles will be charged on a per-minute basis for all Housing and Development Board (HDB) and Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) car parks which have the Electronic Parking System (EPS). The new rate will be … Continue reading

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CPF is really a big headache!

The controversy over this CPF issue is hogging main stream media and alternative news sites in cyberspace. The debates for or against CPF is still raging unabated and sweeping across the heart landers as MPs and Ministers keep coming out … Continue reading

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